GlaxoSmithKline Future Leader Associate (2018) Consumer Healthcare in United States

Future Leader Associate (2018) Consumer Healthcare

  • Requisition ID:176840

  • Position:Graduate Development Programs

  • Open date:May 4, 2018 2:46 AM

  • Functional area:Other

  • Location:

Ho Chi Minh,


  • Required degrees:Bachelors

  • Relocation:Not Indicated

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Your Responsibilities:GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) is a world-leading pharmaceutical company with a mission to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. We employ 100,000 people in over 115 countries, and our work covers three main areas: Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare.

GSK Consumer Healthcare is a global, fast-moving organisation, delivering innovative, science-led products that make a real difference to people’s lives. GSK Consumer Healthcare has achieved a leading position in five categories: Oral Health, Skin Health, Pain Relief, Respiratory and Nutrition/Gastro Intestinal (GI) Health. Some of our world-leading consumer brands include Sensodyne, Panadol, Voltaren and Horlicks.

GSK Consumer Healthcare is a dynamic business area that creates opportunity for GSK to explore new products and markets. It’s an exciting place to work as we move quickly to launch meaningful innovations and activate our brands based on real consumer insight and need.

What will the program be like?

The Future Leaders Program suits graduates who want a career with real purpose. It’s an accelerated development program in the duration of 3 years (3 year-long rotations) that equips graduates with the knowledge, skills and attributes to move quickly into senior positions at GSK. Participants benefit from a rich variety of structured training, individual mentoring, and opportunities to experience different aspects of the business. From the start, our challenging rotations will help you deliver the standards of excellence that we’d expect from a future leader.

We offer you the chance to pursue a career with purpose where you can develop quickly and explore your leadership potential through a rich variety of training, mentoring and on-the-job experience.

This career path will enable you to improve your sales and marketing skills while gaining valuable leadership training in the pharmaceutical GSK Consumer Healthcare is a dynamic business area that creates opportunity for GSK to explore new products and markets. It’s an exciting place to work as we move quickly to launch meaningful innovations and activate our brands based on real consumer insight and need.

You will have access to senior GSK managers and mentors, who will guide you and help you achieve your career objectives. You will also be part of a diverse, global network of graduates who are sharing the same daily experiences as you but in different parts of the world. These peer relationships are a fantastic opportunity to get exposure and inspiration beyond the Vietnam landscape and learn different approaches to doing your job.

Following the conclusion of this exciting and stretching programme after the 3 years, you can expect to take on a permanent role in different functions. GSK is committed to supporting development of all our employees at all levels of seniority, so you can expect further stretch and learning even as you move into your permanent role.

What do I need to succeed?

We’re looking for people with the skills, mindset and dedication to help us solve some of the most important healthcare challenges facing the world today. We’ll expect you to live our values and share in our purpose: to help people do more, feel better and live longer. You need to be flexible and willing to act, move and think quickly. Given early responsibility, you’ll enjoy working in a collaborative environment where you have support from your team while performing with a degree of autonomy. We’ll help you build a great foundation for your career, but you’ll need to take responsibility for driving your own development, with advice from your managers and mentors. So if you thrive in a fast-moving environment, see change as an opportunity and want a career with progression and purpose, you’ll fit right in.

How do I apply?

•Click the Apply Now button to submit your application today. You will then be requested to enter your personal information and then submit your responses to two questions about your interest and motivation to work for us.

Essential Programme Criteria

•Before submitting your application, please ensure that you meet the essential criteria for the programme that you are applying to and that you provide this information accurately. Please note that if you do not meet the essential requirements of the programme, you may receive an automatic response, declining your application.

Online Testing

We’ll ask you to complete our video-based World of GSK assessment to give us a better idea of your strengths and suitability for the programme. We hope that it will give you the opportunity to find out more about us as we find out more about you. If you are invited to complete the World of GSK assessment, make sure you take time to read the instructions. There will be an expiry date from which you can no longer take the online tests so please be aware of the deadline set.

We would like to advise you to review your email daily to check whether you have been sent your first the assessment.

Timeline & Assessment Process

Our robust recruitment process includes online application, online testing, telephone and assessment centre.

Applications open on 14 May 2018 and close on 31 May 2018. Late submissions will not be accepted.

It is expected that our Assessment Centre will run in and of June

Reasonable Adjustments:

If you require any reasonable adjustments during the application process, please contact to discuss your requirements in confidence.

Why You?

Basic qualifications:BA or Master

Preferred qualifications:BA of Foreign Trade/Economic/Business Administration

Less than 2 years of work experience upon graduation of a Bachelors degree

Graduation by Summer 2018

GPA: from 7.0 and above

Fluent English (written & spoken)

Why GSK?:At GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) we are dedicated to improving the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better, live longer. GSK is one of the world’s leading research based healthcare companies, with over 100,000 employees in 150 countries across our Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare business.

We are proud of the difference we make and in 2016, FORTUNE Magazine ranked GSK #1 on its list of companies that are changing the world. The 'Change the World' list recognises companies that have made significant progress in sustainable, scalable approaches to addressing societal problems as part of their company strategy. Put simply, our focus is on improving access and affordability of medicines, regardless of where people live or their ability to pay.

The Rep. Office of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) Pte. Ltd. was set up in Vietnam in Jul 2002 following the merger of two pharmaceutical corporations SmithKline Beecham and Glaxo Welcome in Jan 2001.

GSK Vietnam has been recognized as one of the best places to work and is listed amongst the best companies in the pharmaceutical, biotech and healthcare sectors. This acknowledges the progress GSK is making in areas such as people development and employee engagement, as well as a strong value-based culture with patient focus, integrity, transparency and respect for people at the heart of what we do.

Contact information:

You may apply for this position online by selecting the Apply now button.

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